TITLE

Studies report watching TV news triggers fear in kids; gives them violent view of the world

PUB. DATE
September 1998
SOURCE
Jet;09/07/98, Vol. 94 Issue 15, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that two studies have shown that watching television news can give children a violent view of the world. Comments from Joanne Cantor, who surveyed parents of kindergarten children; Results of the survey conducted by Barbara Wilson of the University of California, Santa Barbara; Reason Wilson believes children under eight-years-old should not watch the news.
ACCESSION #
1154885

 

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